35 UMMA Objects
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Dark beach area with expansive sky moving. The lake is calm and motionless.
Gregory D. Seman
Whaleback II, Lake Michigan, Leland, MI
2004 – 2005

Sekino Jun'chiro
Untitled (Along the Coast of Portugal)
Gift of Gilbert M. Frimet
A beach scene with boats and a small figure off to the right side.
Joel Meyerowitz (American (North American))
Bay Sky
Gift of Thomas Wilson '79 and Jill Garling '80
A great, claw-shaped wave which almost swampes the boats dominates the scene, . The Mount Fuji appears in the distance and seems much smaller compared to the waves. In the upper left-hand corner, the artist inscribed the title of the work along with his signature.
Katsushika Hokusai
36 Views of Mt. Fuji: The Great Wave off Kanagawa
1829 – 1833
Bequest of Margaret Watson Parker

William Lee Hankey (British (modern))
Les Dunes
Gift of Carl Fredric Clarke
Splashes of waves in the ocean with accents of pink, purple and orange skies.
Stephen Lathrop
1950 – 1999
Gift of Margaret and Howard Bond
In this picture, a woman smiles mischievously, facing her right. She is wearing two layers of robes, one red with white patterns, matching her hair tie, and one blue with pink and yellow flowers. One hand holds onto a large rock as she leans over it. Behind her a mountain and port are visible under a dark sky.<br /><br />
Inscriptions: Mitate sanjūrokkkasen no uchi; Matsura Sayohime; Toyokuni ga (Artist's signature); Horitake (Carver's seal); Kichi, Isekane (Publisher's seal); Hama &amp; Magome, ne 9 (Censors' seal)<br />
Utagawa Kunisada (Japanese (culture or style))
Actors Compared with the Thirty-six Poet Immortals: Iwai Kumesaburō III as Matsuura Sayohime
Gift of Dr. James Hayes

Franco Fontana
Paesaggio Baia Delle Zagare,, from "Color Nature Landscapes"
1970 – 1983
Gift of Clayton E. Wilhite
Four men are lined up close together, all holding onto an oar.  Each wears a red skirt, blue leg wraps, and purple and white shirts.  They each have their left legs raised as if to take a step.  Water is in the background behind them.<br /><br />
This is the right panel of a triptych (with 2011/2.193.1 and 2011/2.193.2).<br /><br />
Inscriptions: Sendō Dairoku; Onaji Kanroku; Onaji Sagiroku; Onaji Bunroku; Kuniyoshi ga (Artist's signature); To (Publisher's seal); Hama, Magome (Censor's seals)
Utagawa Kuniyoshi (Japanese (culture or style))
Alphabetical Tales of Glory and Decline: Actors as the Boatmen Dairoku, Kanroku, Sagiroku, and Bunroku
1849 – 1852
Beach scene with two figures in the distance, a purple and blue sky, and a moored boat.
Joel Meyerowitz (American (North American))
Two Figures on Sand Bar, Dusk
Gift of Thomas Wilson '79 and Jill Garling '80

Jacques Mauny
1892 – 1934
Museum Purchase
Seascape depicting a cloud-filled sky over the ocean with sunlight reflecting on the rippling water.
Gustave Le Gray (French (culture or style))
Solar Effect in the Clouds--Ocean
1856 – 1857
Museum purchase made possible by the W. Hawkins Ferry Fund